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Emily Recycled shirt dress

Added Apr 11, 2008

by xmaskid74

Schenectady, New...

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Description

I had men’s XL shirt from Jcrew and refashioned it to dress. I modified Emily shirt pattern to make it longer and have A-line shape. I tried to save cuffs, collar and all the buttons and button holes. I even put JJ’s blouse like frills from scraps.

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    Jul 27, 2008, 08.38 AMby losteardrop

    Good work !

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    Apr 25, 2008, 04.53 AMby finnbeginner

    the transformation is amazing :>

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    Apr 11, 2008, 08.33 PMby karencilla

    you deserve a 10 for this transformation, and it looks great on you!

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    Apr 11, 2008, 03.35 PMby calicocouture

    That’s fantastic! I love it =D

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    Apr 11, 2008, 11.06 AMby maya511

    very cool idea!!! i’m off to raid my husband’s cast-off clothing pile now.

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    Apr 11, 2008, 07.45 AMby lauriana

    I really like your idea of making an A-line shirtdress from this kind of fabric. And those frills add a nice girly touch.

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    Apr 11, 2008, 07.15 AMby reneebeth

    I really like this! your whole ‘after’ ensemble looks stylish. And feminine with those cute scrap frills!

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    Apr 11, 2008, 06.59 AMby mirela

    Oh waw! Very nice! I like the before and after pics :)

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    Apr 11, 2008, 01.24 AMby polychromatin

    Really cool transformation! I like the fabric!

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Burdastyle

http://burdastyle.com//projects/emily-recycled-shirt-dress